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ObraAno
Visionary Women: How Rachel Carson, Jane Jacobs, Jane Goodall, and Alice Waters Changed Our World por Andrea Barnet
2018
In Extremis: The Life and Death of the War Correspondent Marie Colvin por Lindsey Hilsum
2018
Anthony Powell: Dancing to the Music of Time por Hilary Spurling
2018
The New Negro: The Life of Alain Locke por Jeffrey C. Stewart
2018
Grant por Ron Chernow
2017
Franklin D. Roosevelt: A Political Life por Robert Dallek
2017
Queen of Bebop: The Musical Lives of Sarah Vaughan por Elaine M. Hayes
2017
The Firebrand and the First Lady: Portrait of a Friendship: Pauli Murray, Eleanor Roosevelt, and the Struggle for Social Justice por Patricia Bell-Scott
2016
Shirley Jackson: A Rather Haunted Life por Ruth Franklin
2016
Black Elk: The Life of an American Visionary por Joe Jackson
2016
George Lucas: A Life por Brian Jay Jones
2016
Kill 'Em and Leave: Searching for James Brown and the American Soul por James McBride
2016
Of Arms and Artists: The American Revolution Through Painters' Eyes por Paul Staiti
2016
Bobby Kennedy: The Making of a Liberal Icon por Larry Tye
2016
An Einstein Encyclopedia por Alice Calaprice
2015
Martín Ramírez: Framing His Life and Art por Victor M. Espinosa
2015
Sam Phillips: The Man Who Invented Rock 'n' Roll por Peter Guralnick
2015
Listening to Stone: The Art and Life of Isamu Noguchi por Hayden Herrera
2015
Jonas Salk: A Life por Charlotte DeCroes Jacobs
2015
Sinatra: The Chairman por James Kaplan
2015
How the World Moves: The Odyssey of an American Indian Family por Peter Nabokov
2015
Empire of Self: A Life of Gore Vidal por Jay Parini
2015
Young Elizabeth the Making of Our Queen por Kate Williams
2015
The Invention of Nature: The Adventures of Alexander von Humboldt, the Lost Hero of Science por Andrea Wulf
2015
Charlie Chaplin: A Brief Life por Peter Ackroyd
2014
The Trigger: Hunting the Assassin Who Brought the World to War por Tim Butcher
2014
The Strangest Family por Janice Hadlow
2014
The Short and Tragic Life of Robert Peace: A Brilliant Young Man Who Left Newark for the Ivy League por Jeff Hobbs
2014
The Innovators: How a Group of Inventors, Hackers, Geniuses and Geeks Created the Digital Revolution por Walter Isaacson
2014
John Quincy Adams: American Visionary por Fred Kaplan
2014
Brando's Smile: His Life, Thought, and Work por Susan L. Mizruchi
2014
The Crusades of Cesar Chavez: A Biography por Miriam Pawel
2014
Sally Ride: America's First Woman in Space por Lynn Sherr
2014
Michelangelo: A Life in Six Masterpieces por Miles J. Unger
2014
Victoria: A Life por A. N. Wilson
2014
Lawrence in Arabia: War, Deceit, Imperial Folly and the Making of the Modern Middle East por Scott Anderson
2013
Bolivar: American Liberator por Marie Arana
2013
Jim Henson: The Biography por Brian Jay Jones
2013
Jack London: An American Life por Earle Labor
2013
Book of Ages: The Life and Opinions of Jane Franklin por Jill Lepore
2013
The Heir Apparent: A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince por Jane Ridley
2013
Darling: A Spiritual Autobiography por Richard Rodriguez
2013
Prague Winter: A Personal Story of Remembrance and War, 1937-1948 por Madeleine K. Albright
2012
James Joyce: a new biography por Gordon Bowker
2012
The Passage of Power por Robert A. Caro
2012
The Fish That Ate the Whale: The Life and Times of America's Banana King por Rich Cohen
2012
The Last Lion: Winston Spencer Churchill, Volume III: Defender of the Realm, 1940-1965 por William Manchester
2012
Barack Obama: The Story por David Maraniss
2012
Thomas Jefferson: The Art of Power por Jon Meacham
2012
And Bid Him Sing: A Biography of Countee Cullen por Charles Molesworth
2012
Love Song: The Lives of Kurt Weill and Lotte Lenya por Ethan Mordden
2012
Thornton Wilder: A Life por Penelope Niven
2012
Joseph Anton por Salman Rushdie
2012
I'm Your Man: The Life of Leonard Cohen por Sylvie Simmons
2012
American Tapestry: The Story of the Black, White, and Multiracial Ancestors of Michelle Obama por Rachel L. Swarns
2012
Obama on the Couch: Inside the Mind of the President por Justin A Frank M.D.
2011
George F. Kennan: An American Life por John Lewis Gaddis
2011
Pauline Kael: A Life in the Dark por Brian Kellow
2011
Elizabeth and Hazel: Two Women of Little Rock por David Margolick
2011
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman por Robert K. Massie
2011
John Huston: Courage and Art por Jeffrey Meyers
2011
Destiny of the Republic: A Tale of Madness, Medicine, and the Murder of a President por Candice Millard
2011
Becoming Dr. Q: My Journey from Migrant Farm Worker to Brain Surgeon por Alfredo Quiñones-Hinojosa
2011
Washington: A Life por Ron Chernow
2010
Grant Wood: A Life por R. Tripp Evans
2010
Galileo por John Heilbron
2010
The Junior Officers' Reading Club: Killing Time and Fighting Wars por Patrick Hennessey
2010
Hitch-22 por Christopher Hitchens
2010
Alice Neel: The Art of Not Sitting Pretty por Phoebe Hoban
2010
Colonel Roosevelt por Edmund Morris
2010
Fab: An Intimate Life of Paul McCartney por Howard Sounes
2010
Cheever: A Life por Blake Bailey
2009
Joseph P. Kennedy Presents: His Hollywood Years por Cari Beauchamp
2009
The Strangest Man: The Hidden Life of Paul Dirac, Mystic of the Atom por Graham Farmelo
2009
Flannery: A Life of Flannery O'Connor por Brad Gooch
2009
John Milton: A Hero of Our Time por David Hawkes
2009
The Sound of Wings: The Life of Amelia Earhart por Mary S. Lovell
2009
Gabriel Garcia Marquez: A Life por Gerald Martin
2009
Why This World: A Biography of Clarice Lispector por Benjamin Moser
2009
Man of Constant Sorrow: My Life and Times por Ralph Stanley
2009
City Boy: My Life in New York During the 1960s and '70s por Edmund White
2009
Traitor to His Class: The Privileged Life and Radical Presidency of Franklin Delano Roosevelt por H. W. Brands
2008
In Search of Bill Clinton: A Psychological Biography por John D. Gartner
2008
Painter in a Savage Land: The Strange Saga of the First European Artist in North America por Miles Harvey
2008
Ziegfeld: The Man Who Invented Show Business por Ethan Mordden
2008
My Life: A Spoken Autobiography por Ignacio Ramonet
2008
The Beautiful Soul of John Woolman, Apostle of Abolition por Thomas P. Slaughter
2008
First Darling of the Morning: Selected Memories of an Indian Childhood por Thrity Umrigar
2008
Le Corbusier: A Life por Nicholas Fox Weber
2008
Carlisle vs. Army: Jim Thorpe, Dwight Eisenhower, Pop Warner, and the Forgotten Story of Football's Greatest Battle por Lars Anderson
2007
An Illuminated Life: Belle da Costa Greene's Journey from Prejudice to Privilege por Heidi Ardizzone
2007
Marco Polo: From Venice to Xanadu por Laurence Bergreen
2007
Amerigo: The Man Who Gave His Name to America por Felipe Fernández-Armesto
2007
African Queen: The Real Life of the Hottentot Venus por Rachel Holmes
2007
Einstein: His Life and Universe por Walter Isaacson
2007
Nureyev: The Life por Julie Kavanagh
2007
Edith Wharton por Hermione Lee
2007
Von Braun: Dreamer of Space, Engineer of War por Michael J. Neufeld
2007
Born on a Blue Day: Inside the Extraordinary Mind of an Autistic Savant: A Memoir por Daniel Tammet
2007
A Perfect Union: Dolley Madison and the Creation of the American Nation por Catherine Allgor
2006
Let Me Finish por Roger Angell
2006
Flaubert: A Biography por Frederick Brown
2006
The Lost Executioner: A Story of the Khmer Rouge por Nic Dunlop
2006
Anna of All the Russias: A Life of Anna Akhmatova por Elaine Feinstein
2006
George Mackay Brown: The Life por Maggie Fergusson
2006
Love and Louis XIV: The Women in the Life of the Sun King por Antonia Fraser
2006
In Search of Nella Larsen: A Biography of the Color Line por George Hutchinson
2006
Madame Chiang Kai-shek: China's Eternal First Lady por Laura Tyson Li
2006
Truck: A Love Story (P.S.) por Michael Perry
2006
Jane Goodall: The Woman Who Redefined Man por Dale Peterson
2006
Tell Them I Didn't Cry: A Young Journalist's Story of Joy, Loss, and Survival in Iraq por Jackie Spinner
2006
A Thousand Miles of Dreams: The Journeys of Two Chinese Sisters (Asian Voices) por Sasha Su-Ling Welland
2006
Kingfish: The Reign of Huey P. Long por Jr. Richard D. White
2006
The Language of Baklava por Diana Abu-Jaber
2005
Sharon and My Mother-in-Law: Ramallah Diaries por Suad Amiry
2005
American Prometheus: The Triumph and Tragedy of J. Robert Oppenheimer por Kai Bird
2005
Mao: The Unknown Story por Jung Chang
2005
Melville: His World and Work por Andrew Delbanco
2005
Mistress Bradstreet: The Untold Life of America's First Poet por Charlotte Gordon
2005
Burning Fence: A Western Memoir of Fatherhood por Craig Lesley
2005
Eudora Welty: A Biography por Suzanne Marrs
2005
Lillian Hellman: A Life with Foxes and Scoundrels por Deborah Martinson
2005
The Tender Bar por J. R. Moehringer
2005
When Trumpets Call: Theodore Roosevelt After the White House por Patricia O'Toole
2005
Mencken: The American Iconoclast por Marion Elizabeth Rodgers
2005
Two Lives por Vikram Seth
2005
1599: A Year in the Life of William Shakespeare por James S. Shapiro
2005
D. H. Lawrence: The Life of an Outsider por John Worthen
2005
Alexander Hamilton por Ron Chernow
2004
Kepler's Witch por James A. Connor
2004
His Excellency: George Washington por Joseph J. Ellis
2004
Nightingales: The Extraordinary Upbringing and Curious Life of Miss Florence Nightingale por Gillian Gill
2004
One Matchless Time: A Life of William Faulkner por Jay Parini
2004
John James Audubon: The Making of an American por Richard Rhodes
2004
Nelson: A Dream of Glory, 1758-1797 por John Sugden
2004
A Question of Loyalty: Gen. Billy Mitchell and the Court-Martial That Gripped the Nation por Douglas C. Waller
2004
The Mapmaker's Wife: A True Tale of Love, Murder, and Survival in the Amazon por Robert Whitaker
2004
The Oath: A Surgeon Under Fire por Khassan Baiev
2003
John Clare por Jonathan Bate
2003
The Gate por François Bizot
2003
When Hollywood Had a King: The Reign of Lew Wasserman, Who Leveraged Talent into Power and Influence por Connie Bruck
2003
Curzon: Imperial Statesman por David Gilmour
2003
Viver para contá-la por Gabriel García Márquez
2003
Martha Gellhorn: A Life por Caroline Moorehead
2003
Lost in America: A Journey with My Father por Sherwin B. Nuland
2003
Almost There por Nuala O'Faolain
2003
Lightning Man: The Accursed Life of Samuel F. B. Morse por Kenneth Silverman
2003
Six Wives: The Queens of Henry VIII por David Starkey
2003
Khrushchev: The Man and His Era por William Taubman
2003
The Art of Burning Bridges: A Life of John O'Hara por Geoffrey Wolff
2003
The Country Under My Skin: A Memoir of Love and War por Gioconda Belli
2002
Master of the Senate por Robert A. Caro
2002
Youth por J. M. Coetzee
2002
Cicero: The Life and Times of Rome's Greatest Politician por Anthony Everitt
2002
The Long Recessional: The Imperial Life of Rudyard Kipling por David Gilmour
2002
Lincoln's Virtues por William Lee Miller
2002
Will You Miss Me When I'm Gone? The Carter Family and Their Legacy in American Music por Mark Zwonitzer
2002
Ava's Man por Rick Bragg
2001
Norman Rockwell: A Life por Laura P. Claridge
2001
Marie Antoinette: The Journey por Antonia Fraser
2001
Bing Crosby: A Pocketful of Dreams--The Early Years 1903-1940 por Gary Giddins
2001
My Wars Are Laid Away in Books: The Life of Emily Dickinson por Alfred Habegger
2001
Churchill: A Biography por Roy Jenkins
2001
Saving Milly por Mort Kondracke
2001
French Lessons: Adventures with Knife, Fork, and Corkscrew por Peter Mayle
2001
John Adams por David McCullough
2001
Savage Beauty: The Life of Edna St. Vincent Millay por Nancy Milford
2001
Theodore Rex por Edmund Morris
2001
President Nixon: Alone in the White House por Richard Reeves
2001
Uncle Tungsten: Memories of a Chemical Boyhood por Oliver Sacks
2001
Somewhere for Me - A Biography of Richard Rodgers por Meryle Secrest
2001
Hans Christian Andersen: The Life of a Storyteller por Jackie Wullschlager
2001
Where Did It All Go Right?: A Memoir por Al Alvarez
2000
Bellow por James Atlas
2000
Oscar Wilde: A Certain Genius por Barbara Belford
2000
Hirohito and the Making of Modern Japan por Herbert P. Bix
2000
My Mother's Ghost por Fergus M. Bordewich
2000
Marcel Proust: A Life por William C. Carter
2000
Ho Chi Minh por William J. Duiker
2000
Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire por Amanda Foreman
2000
Hitler: 1936-1945: Nemesis por Ian Kershaw
2000
The Happy Bottom Riding Club por Lauren Kessler
2000
Marie Antoinette: The Last Queen of France por Evelyne Lever
2000
W. E. B. Du Bois, 1919-1963: The Fight for Equality and the American Century por David Levering Lewis
2000
Lincoln: A Foreigner's Quest por Jan Morris
2000
Last Man Standing: The Tragedy and Triumph of Geronimo Pratt por Jack Olsen
2000
Dances with Luigi: A Grandson's Search for His Italian Roots por Paul E. Paolicelli
2000
Rimbaud: A Biography por Graham Robb
2000
A Life in the Twentieth Century: Innocent Beginnings, 1917-1950 por Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.
2000
Bruce Chatwin por Nicholas Shakespeare
2000
Chief Buffalo Child Long Lance: The Glorious Impostor por Donald B. Smith
2000
The Circle of Hanh: A Memoir por Bruce Weigl
2000
The Prisoner's Wife: A Memoir por Asha Bandele
1999
Eugene O'Neill: Beyond Mourning and Tragedy por Stephen A. Black
1999
Mailer: A Biography por Mary V. Dearborn
1999
Truffaut: A Biography por Antoine de Baecque
1999
Scars Of Sweet Paradise: The Life and Times of Janis Joplin por Alice Echols
1999
My Kitchen Wars por Betty Fussell
1999
Raising Raul: Adventures Raising Myself and My Son por Maria Hinojosa
1999
Gore Vidal: A Biography por Fred Kaplan
1999
How to Stop Time: Heroin from A to Z por Ann Marlowe
1999
Denmark Vesey: The Buried Story of America's Largest Slave Rebellion and the Man Who Led It por David M. Robertson
1999
From a High Place: A Life of Arshile Gorky por Matthew Spender
1999
Secrets of the Flesh: A Life of Colette por Judith Thurman
1999

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